x = 3
y = 2
x = y
z = x / 3 # division yields a float
w = "hi there" # a string is a list of characters
# w = hi there # quotes are required
w = 'hi there'
w = '''this is also a string
it can span multiple lines'''
w = """this is also
a
multi-line string"""
question_result = 6 / 3
does_this_work = 'Hi there, I have "2" sisters'
i = 3
f = 3.1415
s = "whee!"
sum = i + f
minus = i - f
product = i * f
quotient = i / f
power = f ** i
remainder = 5 % 3
whole_number_quotient = 5 // 3
i = 3
f = 3.1415
s = "whee! "
huh = s * i
again = (s * i) + "all the way home"